Is Emphasizing Failure a Mistake?

Photo by Tom Pumford on Unsplash   Alfie Kohn just kicked my educational philosophy butt!  In his blog post, “The Failure of Failure,” Kohn lays out a very convincing argument against promoting “productive failure” in the classroom and as a feature of progressive education. “If you squint hard, I suppose that taking more time to figure something out... Continue Reading →

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